FRESH TITLES – June 2020

We held off on ordering during pandemic season, but, our new books are arriving and being cataloged and processed and are just about ready to wing their way off into the universe of readers! Coincidentally, this week, for the first time since mid-March, we are able to order titles from other Northern Waters libraries again…which…

95 YEARS OF SERVICE

In 2020 the Forest Lodge Library, established in 1925, marks 95 years of service to its communities. One thing we’re doing to celebrate is collecting, we hope, 95 memories of the Forest Lodge Library! If you have a memory of the library that you would like to share…whether it comes from you, your kids or…

May We Have a Word?

We offer our thanks to all who participated in our National Poetry Month celebration this year! Some participated by putting a word in the window. Thanks to McKinney Realty, Chippewa Valley Bank, the UCC Church, The Velo Cafe, Redbery Books, Whispering Pines Gift and Gallery, The (new!) Sweet Exchange, Cable Lumber, The Cable Cafe…and, of…

Confined by Corona Quiz Contest

THANKS TO ALL who played our Confined by Corona Quiz Contest! We had fun, too, and learned a few things about our collection and about our communities. After 6 weeks we’re calling this a wrap. Hopefully summer will be sufficiently entertaining that you won’t need this distraction! DO get in touch, however, if you need…

How to Entertain Yourself During a Pandemic

We’re compiling a list of some things to do while you’re at home social-distancing. 5/2/2020 – Wes Tank’s Dr. Suess raps have been all over social media, but, if you have somehow not managed to encounter them, let that end today! This Milwaukee filmmaker and performer has been cranking these videos out from home and…they…

Do you know Libby?

Now, more than ever, you’ll want to be able to have access to our digital collection which includes e-books, e-audiobooks and streaming video. Libby is an Overdrive product. (another app to access the digital collection.) It is said to be more “mobile friendly” than Overdrive. We have added local information where pertinent. IF you need…

Looking for a few Trustees

The Forest Lodge Library has upcoming vacancies on the Forest Lodge Library Board of Trustees. Several Trustees are completing their second 3 year term. Another must depart due to time constraints. At this important juncture in the history of the Forest Lodge Library, we hope to find committed individuals who are willing to help the…